Saturday, April 4, 2020

JD Sports‘ 2nd Oxford Street store to open before Xmas

JD Sports has confirmed its second store along London‘s Oxford Street will open on December 10, just in time for Christmas. The 16,000sq ft...

ASSOS of Switzerland cycles into London for international store debut

Iconic cycling brand ASSOS of Switzerland is making its international debut in London‘s Regent St precinct, with a brand new concept store opening on...

6 MPs make unannounced visit to Sports Direct’s Shirebrook warehouse

The six MPs who were behind the parliamentary report criticising the working practises of Sports Direct have reportedly made an unannounced visit to the...

Mountain Warehouse sales on the up but Brexit hinders flotation plans

Outdoor retailer Mountain Warehouse has posted record half-yearly sales, but chief executive Mark Neale warned the declining pound value would prompted them to bump...

Sports Direct dealt another blow as finance boss departs

Another blow has hit Mike Ashley‘s Sports Direct as its acting finance boss announced his resignation. The news comes just weeks after the sportswear...

Mike Ashley strengthens grip on Sports Direct, taking over as CEO

Mike Ashley has taken over the chief executive position of Sports Direct after Dave Forsey stepped down from the helm yesterday. The retailer said...

Sports Direct caves in to pressure and announces independent review

Sports Direct has announced it would undergo an independent review of working practices and corporate governance in light of concerns raised by shareholders. Initially...
Mike Ashley

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley lashes out at unions & MPs

Mike Ashley has blamed unions and MPs for Sports Direct‘s long list of problems while simultaneously apologising for them. At yesterday‘s annual general meeting (AGM)...

Sports Direct rejects chairman Keith Hellawell’s resignation offer

Sports Direct has said Keith Hellawell would continue as chairman despite offering to resign – and also being pressured to quit by shareholders –...
Sports Direct working conditions

“Too little, too late”: Unions respond to Sport Direct pledges to improve

Two of the country‘s biggest unions have vowed to continue holding Sports Direct to account after the retailer pledged to improve working conditions for...

Feature Resource

7 best practices for selling on marketplaces

To sell more online, you must have a marketplace presence. Of course, you already know this. What you may not be aware of is the...